The BOSS Federation is the trade association which serves the UK office supplies and services industry by providing a range of initiatives, cost saving benefits and services, to enhance the business performance of its members.
14 November 2011
A series of new measures to help Britain's small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) grow and create jobs, export to new markets, secure finance and cut red tape has been launched by the Prime Minister.
21 October 2011
BOSS is pleased to announce the winners for the 2011 Industry Awards:
Local Growth Moves up a Gear as Business Minister Announces Growth Package for Local Enterprise Partnerships
24 May 2011
The drive to stimulate local economic growth was stepped up when Business Minister Mark Prisk announced a package with three measures to help local enterprise partnerships get up and running.
18 May 2011
BOSS Federation is warning industry companies that the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations are changing on 26 May 2011.
18 May 2011
No-one needs reminding that the last couple of years have been the toughest many have known within the industry
15 April 2011
A radical new approach to give more power to consumers in their relationships with business, was announced today.
07 April 2011
Members of the public, businesses and community organisations are being invited to give a real boost to growth and personal freedoms by ripping up some of the 21,000 rules that are getting in their way.
24 March 2011
The BOSS Industry Awards recognise and reward those in the office supplies industry who can demonstrate real excellence, either as individuals or through the successful performance of their business.
08 March 2011
No small firm will have to have independently audited accounts any longer, Business Secretary Vince Cable announced on 4th March, saving 42,000 businesses £40 million per year.
01 March 2011
Postcomm published on 1 March the second in a series of documents which set out initial views on the building blocks for a new and sustainable regulatory framework for 2012 and beyond
BOSS Issues "Extreme Caution" Warning to Employers on Publication of Repeal of Default Retirement Age - Draft Regulations
24 February 2011
BOSS has issued a cautionary warning to all member company Managing Directors and Chief Executives following the publication of new draft regulations concerning the Repeal of the Default Retirement Age.
07 February 2011
Business Secretary Vince Cable and Skills Minister John Hayes have urged more employers to drive economic growth by creating a new generation of skilled workers, while underling the government's commitment to increase the budget for Apprenticeships to over £1,400 million in 2011-12.
20 January 2011
Kiran Mistry of Williams Jones Clifton / Mark C Brown has been elected as Chairman of the BOSS Heart of England region, at the AGM held on Tuesday 18th January 2011.
15 November 2010
Vince Cable announced a new 40,000-strong network of business mentors at the launch of Global Entrepreneurship Week today, and called on more businesses to join up.
15 November 2010
Business Secretary Vince Cable today announced a new Entrepreneurs' Forum to provide informal and personal advice on new business and enterprise policies.
08 November 2010
The Better Regulation Executive's Lightening the Load report on the regulatory impact on the UK's smallest businesses has now been published.
24 June 2010
The new Bribery Act is expected to come into force by Autumn 2010, replacing existing bribery legislation. The purpose is to provide a modern and comprehensive scheme of bribery offenses to equip prosecutors and courts to deal effectively with bribery in the UK and abroad.
21 May 2010
24th September 2010 - BOSS Heart of England Dinner Dance - Ardencote Manor Hotel, nr Warwick
19 November 2010 - BOSS North West Dinner Dance - Park Royal Hotel, Warrington